How do you cast on stitches for a border?

What does cast on edge mean in knitting?

In knitting, casting on is a family of techniques for adding new stitches that do not depend on earlier stitches, i.e., having an independent lower edge. In principle, it is the opposite of binding off, but the techniques involved are generally unrelated.

What is the cast on edge?

Picking Up Stitches: Cast-On or Bound-Off Edge

Picking up stitches is a way to add new stitches to an already finished bit of knitting–along the sides for a buttonband, perhaps, or at the neckline for a collar. You can add stitches to any edge: a cast-on edge, a bound-off edge, or the side edges.

How do you edge a knitted blanket with fabric?

Lay your blanket and fabric on a flat surface with the right side down. Then, begin measuring your material by lining it with the inside of your knitted blanket’s border and fold it down. Next, pin the fabric lining to your knitted blanket. Get it as precise and smooth as possible.

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